Gatwick hopeful that flights will run ‘as usual’

GATWICK AIRPORT have said they hope all flights on Thursday will run as usual despite today’s delays.

Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 11:40 pm
Updated Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 11:46 pm
Passengers experience delays after flights were suspended for two hours following a problem with Gatwick's air traffic control systems Shilpa Ganatra/Twitter/PA Wire

Flights were suspended for around two hours due to an issue with the airport’s air traffic control systems.

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In total, 28 flights have been cancelled with a further 26 diverted to other airports 

The airport said it had experienced a problem in its control tower.

Passengers due to travel to or from the airport have been advised to check for updates with their airline.